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The Superior Social Skills of Bilinguals

BEING bilingual has some obvious advantages. Learning more than one language enables new conversations and new experiences. But in recent years, psychology researchers have demonstrated some less obvious advantages of bilingualism, too. For instance, bilingual children may enjoy certain cognitive …

Conheça 10 maneiras de perder dinheiro no Tesouro Direto

Nunca foi tão grande o interesse das pessoas por investimentos seguros e com bons rendimentos.<p>Esta preocupação se justifica pelos altos índices de …

Enter the school that’s raising the bar for bilingual education

Let's take a trip back to September 1995, when Republican presidential candidate Bob Dole was talking about education on the campaign trail. “If we want to ensure that all of our children had the same opportunities — yours, mine, everyone’s — in America, alternative language education should stop,” …

10 Jobs Where Being Bilingual Is Unexpectedly Important

Your boss and your abuela will be happy.<p>We all know how happy it makes our <i>abuelas</i> to hear us speak Spanish every now and then. But the ability to speak a second language is much more than that. Studies have shown that being bilingual affects how we consume culture. In other words, it informs how we …

Students Should Retain Their Bilingual Heritage for Its Economic Value

Every spring in America, white, middle-class parents value bilingualism enough to line up in the early morning hours to sign up their children for a spot in next fall's dual-language kindergarten. This is great because as a nation, we celebrate bilingualism, right? Well, sort of. Just not for those …

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The Ultimate Content Marketing Glossary: Content Marketing Definition

<b>**** Newly Updated For 2018****</b><p>In order to help the wider community understand some of the terminology used within the content marketing industry, …

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How the Brain Benefits From Being Bilingual

Never mind how well spoken you might be now, you will never again be as adept with languages as the day you were born. Indeed, the youngest person in …

Babies show bilingual potential

Related Stories<p>Babies get abstract with maths, Science Online, 15 Feb 2006<br>• Babies reach out in the womb, Science Online, 05 Feb 2007<p>Babies can tell …

What makes a language difficult?

EVERYONE has the intuition that some languages are more difficult than others. For the native English-speaker, professional agencies that teach …

Apple's Official Guide To Teaching With Apps

<b>Apple’s Official Guide To Teaching With Apps</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>This may be news to you (it was to us), but Apple has a guide for teaching with …

10 Questions To Help You Become A Better Teacher This School Year

<b>10 Questions To Help You Become A Better Teacher This School Year</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p><b>1. Why are my most powerful units powerful?</b><p>And how can I share those …

Students Learn Best When You Do This

<b>Students Learn Best When You Do This. And This. And This.</b><p>by <b>Grant Wiggins</b>, Ed.D, Authentic Education<p><i>Editor’s note: This post is a follow-up to a post</i> …

Bilingualism offers 'huge advantages', claims Cambridge University head

Arriving at his Cardiff primary school aged five, the future vice-chancellor of Cambridge University had just one English phrase. Coached the previous evening by his Polish emigree parents, young Leszek Borysiewicz quickly tried out "Please can I go to the toilet?", before realising his classmates …

Gregorc’s Mind Styles and Bloom’s Taxonomy

March 20, 2014 In category Blog<p>As I was reading a book this week, Gregorc’s Mind Styles were mentioned. Reading more into the Mind Styles online, I …

Bloom’s Blooming Taxonomy

How do we learn?<p>Bloom and friends suggest it’s in an order. I think my learning might be a bit more chaotic… but they are the experts. This order …

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Redefining Smart: Multiple Intelligences

In his landmark book Frames of Mind: The Theory Of Multiple Intelligences, published in 1983, Harvard University education professor Howard Gardner …

Howard Gardner, multiple intelligences and education

Howard Gardner, multiple intelligences and education. Howard Gardner’s work around multiple intelligences has had a profound impact on thinking and …

Refuse To Be A Boring Teacher

<b>Refuse To Be A Boring Teacher</b><p>by <b>Jeffrey Benson</b><p>It is not a version of grit to passively accept boredom. It is not a version of grit to be passive. For …

Neuroscience & the Classroom

Overview<p>Insights drawn from neuroscience not only provide educators with a scientific basis for understanding some of the best practices in teaching, …

How Emotional Connections Can Trigger Creativity and Learning

The neuromechanisms responsible for feeling and managing the body’s physical survival and consciousness have been co-opted to also manage social …

Bilingualism Can Help Close Learning Gaps for Immigrant Students

The gos­pel of the day is that rais­ing chil­dren to speak and un­der­stand more than one lan­guage is good for their cog­nit­ive de­vel­op­ment. A …

Why Teachers Matter

Digital technology can do so many amazing things for the learning process, but it can't be human.<p>The Human Touch in Education<p>When you really think …